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Intaglio (printmaking)

Index Intaglio (printmaking)

Intaglio is the family of printing and printmaking techniques in which the image is incised into a surface and the incised line or sunken area holds the ink. [1]

50 relations: Albrecht Dürer, Anton Pieck, Antony Griffiths, Aquatint, Burin (engraving), Cheryl Anne Lorance, Collagraphy, Copper, Daniel Hopfer, Diane Victor, Drypoint, Edward Hopper, Engraving, Etching, Francisco Goya, Gabor Peterdi, Glossary of textile manufacturing, Goldsmith, Gualtiero Giori, Helen Frank, History of printing, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Karel Klíč, Käthe Kollwitz, Krishna Reddy (artist), Line engraving, Lithography, Lucas van Leyden, Ludwig von Siegen, M. C. Escher, Martin Schongauer, Master of the Housebook, Mauricio Lasansky, Max Klinger, Mezzotint, Niello, Offset printing, Pablo Picasso, Photogravure, Printing, Printmaking, Relief printing, Rembrandt, Rotogravure, Stanley William Hayter, Viscosity printing, William Blake, William Kentridge, Woodcut, Zinc.

Albrecht Dürer

Albrecht Dürer (21 May 1471 – 6 April 1528)Müller, Peter O. (1993) Substantiv-Derivation in Den Schriften Albrecht Dürers, Walter de Gruyter.

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Anton Pieck

Anton Franciscus Pieck (19 April 1895 – 24 November 1987) was a Dutch painter, artist and graphic artist.

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Antony Griffiths

Antony Vaughan Griffiths, (born 28 July 1951) is a British museum curator and art historian, specialising in prints and drawings.

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Aquatint is an intaglio printmaking technique, a variant of etching.

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Burin (engraving)


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Cheryl Anne Lorance

Cheryl Anne Lorance (born 1969 in Muncie, Indiana) is an American sculptor, painter, goldsmith, and intaglio printmaker.

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Collagraphy (sometimes spelled collography) is a printmaking process in which materials are applied to a rigid substrate (such as paperboard or wood).

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Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from cuprum) and atomic number 29.

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Daniel Hopfer

Daniel Hopfer (circa 1470 in Kaufbeuren – 1536 in Augsburg) was a German artist who is widely believed to have been the first to use etching in printmaking, at the end of the fifteenth century.

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Diane Victor

Diane Victor, (born 1964, Witbank, RSA) is a South African artist and printmaker, known for her satirical and social commentary of contemporary South African politics.

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Drypoint is a printmaking technique of the intaglio family, in which an image is incised into a plate (or "matrix") with a hard-pointed "needle" of sharp metal or diamond point.

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Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper (July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967) was a prominent American realist painter and printmaker.

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Engraving is the practice of incising a design onto a hard, usually flat surface by cutting grooves into it.

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Etching is traditionally the process of using strong acid or mordant to cut into the unprotected parts of a metal surface to create a design in intaglio (incised) in the metal.

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Francisco Goya

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (30 March 1746 – 16 April 1828) was a Spanish romantic painter and printmaker.

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Gabor Peterdi

Gabor Peterdi (1915 in Pestújhely, Hungary – 2001 in Stamford, Connecticut) was a Hungarian-American painter and printmaker who immigrated to the United States in 1939.

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Glossary of textile manufacturing

The manufacture of textiles is one of the oldest of human technologies.

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A goldsmith is a metalworker who specializes in working with gold and other precious metals.

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Gualtiero Giori

Gualtiero Giori (1913–1992) was an Italian security printer and inventor who in 1951 founded the company Giori SA.

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Helen Frank

Helen Frank (born 1930) is an American artist from New York and New Jersey.

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History of printing

The history of printing goes back to the duplication of images by means of stamps in very early times.

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James Abbott McNeill Whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (July 10, 1834 – July 17, 1903) was an American artist, active during the American Gilded Age and based primarily in the United Kingdom.

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Karel Klíč

Karel Václav Klíč (sometimes written Karl Klietsch, 30 May 1841, Hostinné - 16 November 1926, Vienna) was a Czech painter, photographer, early comics artist, caricaturist, lithographer and illustrator.

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Käthe Kollwitz

Käthe Kollwitz, née Schmidt, (8 July 1867 – 22 April 1945) was a German artist, who worked with painting, printmaking (including etching, lithography and woodcuts) and sculpture.

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Krishna Reddy (artist)

Krishna Reddy (1925, born Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh) is an Indian printmaker, sculptor and teacher.

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Line engraving

Line engraving is a term for engraved images printed on paper to be used as prints or illustrations.

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Lithography is a method of printing originally based on the immiscibility of oil and water.

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Lucas van Leyden

Lucas van Leyden (1494 – 8 August 1533), also named either Lucas Hugensz or Lucas Jacobsz, was a Dutch engraver and painter.

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Ludwig von Siegen

Ludwig von Siegen (c.1609 – c. 1680 Wolfenbüttel, Germany) was a German soldier and amateur engraver, who invented the printmaking technique of mezzotint, a printing-process reliant on mechanical pressure used to print more complex engravings than previously possible.

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M. C. Escher

Maurits Cornelis Escher (17 June 1898 – 27 March 1972) was a Dutch graphic artist who made mathematically-inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints.

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Martin Schongauer

Martin Schongauer (c. 1445, Colmar – 2 February 1491, Breisach), also known as Martin Schön ("Martin beautiful") or Hübsch Martin ("pretty Martin") by his contemporaries, was an Alsatian engraver and painter.

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Master of the Housebook

Master of the Housebook and Master of the Amsterdam Cabinet are two names used for an engraver and painter working in South Germany in the last quarter of the 15th century.

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Mauricio Lasansky

Mauricio Leib Lasansky (October 12, 1914 – April 2, 2012) was an Argentine artist and educator known both for his advanced techniques in intaglio printmaking and for a series of 33 pencil drawings from the 1960s titled "The Nazi Drawings." Lasansky, who migrated to and became a citizen of the United States, established the school of printmaking at the University of Iowa, which offered the first Master of Fine Arts program in the field in the United States.

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Max Klinger

Max Klinger (18 February 1857 – 5 July 1920) was a German symbolist painter, sculptor, printmaker, and writer.

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Mezzotint is a printmaking process of the intaglio family, technically a drypoint method.

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Niello is a black mixture, usually of sulphur, copper, silver, and lead, used as an inlay on engraved or etched metal, especially silver.

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Offset printing

Offset printing is a commonly used printing technique in which the inked image is transferred (or "offset") from a plate to a rubber blanket, then to the printing surface.

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Pablo Picasso

Pablo Ruiz Picasso (25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright who spent most of his adult life in France.

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Photogravure is an intaglio printmaking or photo-mechanical process whereby a copper plate is grained (adding a pattern to the plate) and then coated with a light-sensitive gelatin tissue which had been exposed to a film positive, and then etched, resulting in a high quality intaglio plate that can reproduce detailed continuous tones of a photograph.

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Printing is a process for reproducing text and images using a master form or template.

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Printmaking is the process of making artworks by printing, normally on paper.

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Relief printing

Relief printing is a family of printing methods where a printing block, plate or matrix that has had ink applied to its surface, but not to any recessed areas, is brought into contact with paper.

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Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn (15 July 1606 – 4 October 1669) was a Dutch draughtsman, painter, and printmaker.

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Rotogravure (roto or gravure for short) is a type of intaglio printing process, which involves engraving the image onto an image carrier.

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Stanley William Hayter

Stanley William Hayter (27 December 1901 – 4 May 1988) was an English painter and printmaker associated in the 1930s with Surrealism and from 1940 onward with Abstract Expressionism.

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Viscosity printing

Viscosity printing is a multi-color printmaking technique that incorporates principles of relief printing and intaglio printing.

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William Blake

William Blake (28 November 1757 – 12 August 1827) was an English poet, painter, and printmaker.

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William Kentridge

William Kentridge (born 28 April 1955) is a South African artist best known for his prints, drawings, and animated films.

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Woodcut is a relief printing technique in printmaking.

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Zinc is a chemical element with symbol Zn and atomic number 30.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intaglio_(printmaking)

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